I am Senior Lecturer in Health Psychology in the School of Allied Health, Faculty of Education and Health Sciences. My current research interests blend healthcare communication, medicines use, behaviour change, health policy, mixed methods and multivariate methods. Also interested in interprofessional education.

Current research projects include looking at medicines advertising in New Zealand, how people respond to symptoms in daily life, vaccination and medicines use in childhood, and substance use in university students.


Anwar, M., Green, J. A., Norris, P., & Bukhari, N. I. (2017). Prospective daily diary study reporting of any and all symptoms in healthy adults in Pakistan: prevalence and response. BMJ Open, 7(11), e014998. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014998 DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014998

Baker, J., Devitt, B., Green, J., Neligan, M., & McCarthy, C. (2013). Concussion among Under 20 rugby union players in Ireland - incidence, attitudes and knowledge. Irish Journal of Medical Science, 182, 121-125. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11845-012-0846-1  DOI: 10.1007/s11845-012-0846-1

Robertson, K., Thyne, M., & Green, J. A. (2018). Supporting a sugar tax in New Zealand: Sugar sweetened beverage (‘fizzy drink’) consumption as a normal behaviour within the obesogenic environment. PeerJ, 6, e5821. https://peerj.com/articles/5821/  DOI: 10.7717/peerj.5821

Zadeh, N. K., Robertson, K., & Green, J. A. (2019). Lifestyle determinants of behavioural outcomes triggered by direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription medicines: A cross-sectional study. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 43(2), 190–196. https://doi.org/10.1111/1753-6405.12883

Green, J. A., Zerhouni, O., & Gauchet, A. (2019). Contrasting implicit and explicit measures of attitudes to complementary and alternative medicines. Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice, 34, 105-108. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ctcp.2018.11.006